Keeping businesses out of residential neighborhoods is the aim of a bill introduced by City Councilman Brian O’Neill (R-10th dist.)
Fox Chase has moved to the top of the pecking order in the City Planning Commission’s Philadelphia2035 project.
The city’s long-term planning initiative known as Philadelphia2035 contains countless localized development projects sought by neighbors in their communities. In Fox Chase, residents may realize two of those wish-list items long before 2035.
The Mayfair Business Association continues to plan for the 38th annual Mayfair Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade, scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 23, at noon.
How and when community organizations find out about local zoning issues, and how much they find out is changing.
Port Richmond community groups divided over market-rate apartment proposal as it heads to the ZBA.
Developers are seeking approval to convert an abandoned Port Richmond factory into 52 apartments with an adjacent parking lot.
The race to succeed state Rep. Mike McGeehan got a bit more crowded last Thursday as Holmesburg business owner Paul DeFinis declared his candidacy for Pennsylvania’s 173rd legislative district seat.
Volunteer community groups throughout the city each received the same alarming notice from the City Planning Commission last month. They were told that the city would no longer recognize them as of March 1.